Dell Venue 7 with Android Review

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The Dell Venue 7 Android tablet sounds like a good idea on paper, but a nice piece of hardware with a good price for a 7-inch Android tablet gets hampered by sluggish performance, even after a much-needed firmware update that improved things a little. Dell produced a winner with the Dell Venue 8 Pro Windows tablet, so […]

Android 5.0 Tap & Go Restores Your Phone in Minutes

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This week Google announced the brand new Android 5.0 Lollipop update, and it’s finally here for a select few. One of the many impressive new features is something called Tap & Go, which essentially copies everything from your old phone to your new Android 5.0 phone with one tap. Google unveiled the Nexus 6 smartphone, […]

10 iOS 8.1 Release Date Tips

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The iOS 8.1 release date for iPhone and iPad is Monday and the update is coming to deliver Apple Pay, Camera Roll, and a number of fixes for iOS 8.0.2 problems. With the iOS 8.1 release date at hand, we want to take a look at some key tips that are going to help make […]

How to Make Phone Calls with Hangouts Dialer on a Nexus 7

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Recent updates to the Google Hangouts app and a newly introduced Google Hangouts Dialer app makes it possible to turn an Android tablet like the Google Nexus 7 into a phone. This works over Wi-Fi or on LTE versions of the tablet. Using Google Hangouts and the new Hangouts Dialer app on a Nexus 7 could potentially save […]

5 Best Microsoft Surface Games

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When they debuted in 2012, Microsoft’s Surface and Surface Pro 2 devices were hailed as contraptions. Though many acknowledged that there might be a market for a device that shared the features of both a laptop and a tablet, few concluded that Microsoft had managed to mix these devices into something normal users would consider […]

5 Reasons to Update on iOS 8.1 Release Day

Learn how to set up iCloud Drive and use it on iPhone, iPad, Mac and Windows.

The iOS 8.1 release date for iPhone and iPad is confirmed for October 20th and it’s coming to deliver Apple Pay, Camera Roll, and a number of fixes for iOS 8.0.2 problems. With the iOS 8.1 release date at hand, we want to take a look at some reasons why iPhone and iPad owners might […]

5 Awesome Apple iPhone 6 Plus Photography Accessories

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The Apple iPhone 6 Plus camera upgrade introduced an improved camera with optical image stabilization and focus pixels, a technology that promises faster auto-focusing. We talked about how the phone can potentially replace a point-and-shoot cameras. The Apple iPhone 6 Plus camera works exceptionally well with nothing more than the phone and a good subject. However, these […]

6 Reasons to Install OS X Yosemite Today

If you own a newer Mac it's a great time to install the OS X Yosemite update.

The free OS X Yosemite update is available for download bringing new features to even your old Mac. We’ll outline six reasons you should install OS X Yosemite today. After only a little trouble on the OS X Yosemite release date this week, it’s time for many users to think about installing the OS X 10.10 […]

Nexus 9 Vs. Surface 2

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Android tablets haven’t exactly been scarce these last few years. There are plenty of tablets – mainly those made by Samsung – that offer a moderately decent Android user experience and the best in hardware. Lately though, Google’s Nexus line of devices has been a bit light on tablets. It’s for that reason that the newly […]

Why the iPad Air 2 is the First iPad I Won’t Buy

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Apple announced the new iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3 at their press event on Thursday with a few new features, but not enough for some long time fans of the iPad to fork over at least $499 for an iPad Air 2 Wi-Fi only model. For the first time since 2010, the iPad […]

How to Auto Play Music on the Moto X 2014 With Moto Assist

The new 5.2-inch 1080P display looks very nice.

A lot of smartphones offer large screens and faster processors. Motorola’s Moto X 2014 offers those things, but with the device users are also getting an experience that’s tailored to their lives. Take Moto Assist for example. Motorola doesn’t add much software on top of the Google Android KitKat experience. One thing Motorola does do […]

Plantronics BackBeat Pro Review

Controls on the ear cups make it easy to change volume or track.

The Plantronics BackBeat Pro bluetooth headphones are an outstanding alternative to Bose and Beats headphones with wonderful sound, active noise canceling and 24 hour battery life at $249. After spending a month with the Plantronics BackBeat Pro review unit it’s clearly a better value than Bose and Beat can offer. The BackBeat Pro price is part of […]

Why the iPad Mini 2 Is Still the Best Deal

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Yesterday, Apple announced and unveiled the iPad mini 3, now equipped with the company’s Touch ID fingerprint sensor and a gold color option. However, the iPad mini 2 is still the better deal. Apple didn’t spend a lot of time talking about the iPad mini 3 (about 30 seconds), and that’s probably because the new tablet […]

8 Reasons Not to Update on iOS 8.1 Release Day

Here are the iPhone 6 deals you need to know about, many of which end soon.

The iOS 8.1 release date for iPhone and iPad is confirmed for October 20th and it’s coming to deliver Apple Pay, Camera Roll, and a number of improvements for iOS 8.0.2 problems. With the iOS 8.1 release date at hand, we want to take a look at some reasons why iPhone and iPad owners might […]

Android 5.0 on Nexus 5: First Impressions and Performance

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Earlier this week Google announced and fully revealed the new Android 5.0 Lollipop software update for Android to replace the aging Android 4.4 KitKat which debuted in November of 2013. The first device to run Google’s new OS is the Nexus 9 which will be released on November 3rd, but today a developer preview of […]

Don’t Avoid Upgrading from Windows 8 to Windows 8.1

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It doesn’t matter how great Windows 8 could have been, there were always going to be a large number of users who didn’t like the operating system. They’d have held out on upgrading their machines to the last moment and searched  the internet looking for a copy of Windows 7 that they could install on […]

iPad Air 2 Deals & Pre-Orders Arrive at Walmart

Check out these small iPad mini 3 and iPad Air 2 deals.

The first iPad Air 2 deal is available now from Walmart as well as a discount on the iPad mini 3 as the retailer starts taking iPad Air 2 pre-orders in store today and online on Saturday. Walmart is a go to place for Apple deals, and the retailer confirmed important iPad Air 2 release […]

What Size iPad Air 2 Should You Buy?

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After you’ve decided what iPad Air 2 color you want when you go to make your purchase, now you have to decide which storage size to get. What size is best for you and your needs? The iPad Air 2 is officially available for pre-order on Apple’s website and it’ll launch at some point next […]

Nexus Android 5.0 Lollipop Release Date: What to Expect

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With a Nexus Android 5.0 Lollipop release date confirmed for the weeks ahead, we want to take a look at what we expect from the Nexus 10, Nexus 4, Nexus 10, and Nexus 7 Android 5.0 Lollipop release date from Google. Google’s Android L update was first announced as Android 4.4 KitKat’s successor back in […]

Nexus 6 Arrives in the Google Play Store

Premium features mean a premium Nexus 6 price.

The Nexus 6, Google’s flagship Android device made by Motorola and meant for developers  who want a pure Android experience, its now available for in the Google Play Store. The Nexus 6 arrived in the Google Play Store just roughly two days after Google first revealed it in a post on its blog. The Nexus […]